In a perfect world, we would all have a dream job that’s not only enjoyable but meaningful as well. A job where we’re also happy and satisfied….while making millions of dollars. That’s the life, right? So is that dream we are searching for something that can actually be achieved? Absolutely — if you follow these tips on how to have a happy career.

  1. Don’t just “follow your passion.”
  2. Do what you’re good at.
  3. Do work that’s engaging.
  4. More income is better – to a point.
  5. Help others.
  6. Work-life balance is key.
  7. Find variety by merging education, autonomy and security.
  8. Work with people you like.
  9. Eliminate the negatives.